How to become a software tester?

Tester, Quality Assurance Specialist, QA Tester, Software Tester, QA Engineer, automation tester, manual tester… A person whose job is finding software bugs has many different names and their variety comes from diverse responsibilities. But first, let’s start with telling you a bit more about what software testing actually is. Software testing – what’s it all […]

Is C++ going to retire?

We often say that the better is the enemy of the good, but is this also true about the programming languages? Is there a place for such “ancient” technologies as C or C++ in the world of continuous, exponential development? Let us dwell on this question for a moment, analyzing the popularity and adaptation skills […]

Developing tester’s competences – seeking knowledge and reaching the goal

Everyone who decides on working in IT knows that it requires accepting one crucial rule – constant development. With time, technologies change, we’re provided with new tools, have to cope with incoming theories and fresh trends. Gaining new skills and permanent knowledge expansion is quite indispensable. If we cut down on updating what we know, […]

Swift Property Wrappers – how to use them right?

Swift 5.1 introduces a new feature called Property Wrappers. For many iOS developers @ sign is mostly known in terms of Objective-C or InterfaceBuilder (e.g. @IBDesignable). Now it’s also related to regular properties in which you store some form of state. In many cases there’s logic behind modifying those states which is implemented inside our […]

Flutter vs. React Native – the battle of cross-platform

Cross-platform development became one of the most appreciated technologies when it comes to building mobile apps. Flutter and React Native constantly compete against each other to become the leading framework. Let’s see what are the main differences between them. Is there any clear winner? What is cross-platform development? Before we start, we should explain how […]

New is always Better! Changes in Android Studio 4.1

Today’s article covers some of the changes made for the Android Studio IDE and their brief description. The stable version was released on October 12 2020 and the table of introduced changes is presented below. Android Studio 4.1 – Design  Material Design Components updates Android Studio templates in the Create New Project dialog now use […]